leak http://michiganradio.org en Palisades nuke plant restarts after 43-day outage http://michiganradio.org/post/palisades-nuke-plant-restarts-after-43-day-outage <p>COVERT TOWNSHIP, Mich. (AP) - Operators have restarted the Palisades Nuclear Power Plant in southwestern Michigan after finishing repairs to a water tank that leaked slightly radioactive water into Lake Michigan.<br><br>New Orleans-based Entergy Corp. idled the plant May 5 after operators found a tank leaking faster than regulations allow. Company spokeswoman Lindsay Rose says it returned to service about 2:10 p.m. Monday.<br><br>The plant is in Van Buren County's Covert Township, about 80 miles east-northeast of Chicago,<br> Mon, 17 Jun 2013 23:15:38 +0000 The Associated Press 13098 at http://michiganradio.org Source of Michigan gasoline leak still not known http://michiganradio.org/post/source-michigan-gasoline-leak-still-not-known <p>The company that owns a pipeline that&#39;s leaking gasoline in Michigan is still searching for the source of the leak.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><a href="http://www.ingham.org/">Ingham County</a> Emergency officials said in a statement Saturday that <a href="http://wolverinepipeline.com/">Wolverine Pipeline Company</a> crews hope to find the leak within the next 24 hours and repair it. The Portage, Michigan-based company has contained the leak near a farm and a large gasoline storage tank facility about 55 miles west of Detroit.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>Some of the gas flowed about a mile down an open drain by the time the leak was reported Wednesday by a farmer.&nbsp;</p><p>Crews continued digging temporary ditches Saturday near the storage tank to keep it out of the drain.&nbsp;&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p>Wolverine Pipeline says tests on wells in the area show that they pose no threat to human health. Sun, 17 Apr 2011 18:35:46 +0000 Kyle Norris 2104 at http://michiganradio.org Source of Michigan gasoline leak still not known